Phidias, Parthenon sculpture (pediments, metopes and frieze) by Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker Discover stunning depictions of gods, heroes, and mythical beasts in the most influential sculptures in history. Phidias(?), Parthenon sculptures, frieze: 438-432 B.C.E., pediment: c. 438-432 B.C.E. and metopes: c. 447-32 B.C.E. Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, Additional resource Figure thought to be of Dionysos from the east pediment of the Parthenon Smarthistory images for teaching and learning: More Smarthistory images… Cite this page as: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Phidias, Parthenon sculpture (pediments, metopes and frieze)," in Smarthistory, November 25, 2015, accessed September 25, 2023, https://smarthistory.org/parthenon-frieze/.